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Satellite Imagery OdditiesHarlech Castle - Satellite Oddity - Snowdonia, Wales.

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Harlech Castle, an iconic Welsh Castle standing on a rock bluff with steep cliffs. The castle is featured on Virtual Globetrotting, & more importantly has been granted UNESCO World Heritage Status. Located in Harlech, Gwynedd, North Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/5/2015

last visited: never

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SimulacraA Busted Tree - Nakusp, British Columbia

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This Busted Tree is located midway on 3rd Avenue SW just off Broadway Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/4/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesSnowdon Mountain Railway - Satellite Oddity, Snowdonia, Wales.

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Snowdon Mountain Railway featured on Virtual Globetrotting takes you on a journey of a lifetime to the rooftop of Wales. The peak at Snowdon 3,560ft dominates the landscape of Snowdonia National Park in North Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/3/2015

last visited: 7/3/2015

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Epic Beings and CreaturesSasquatch - Sedro-Woolley, WA

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Wood carving of what a Sasquatch might look like.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member WalksfarTX

location: Washington

date approved: 7/2/2015

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesMerkur - Bad Cannstatt, Germany, BW

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At the 'Wilhelmsplatz' in Bad Cannstatt, Germany, Baden-Württemberg is a staue of 'Merkur' (Mercury) located.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 7/1/2015

last visited: never

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Guinness World RecordsFASTEST Drive Around the World - Petitcodiac, NB

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The car that once held the record for the fastest circumnavigation of the globe by driving is now in the Maritime Motorsports Hall of Fame & Museum in Petitcodiac.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: New Brunswick, Canada

date approved: 7/1/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPelton Wheel - Satellite Oddity - Llanberis, Wales.

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The Pelton Wheel is a water jet turbine invented in 1870, & used to drive electrical generators in the early 1900's. This old Pelton wheel is featured on Virtual Globetrotting & on display at the Electric Mountain, visitor center, Llanberis, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/1/2015

last visited: 7/3/2015

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SimulacraDog-gone Rock - Tenterfield, NSW

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A well known dog look-a-like rock beside the Mt. Lindsay Highway near Tenterfield.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tuena

location: New South Wales, Australia

date approved: 7/1/2015

last visited: never

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Love PadlocksLove Padlocks on Haagensteg - Lörrach, BW, Germany

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Love padlocks on a pedestrians bridge in the north of Lörrach.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 7/1/2015

last visited: never

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Epic Beings and CreaturesZeus & Europa - Horb, Germany, BW

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At the 'Neckarstraße' in Horb is a staue of 'Zeus & Europa' located.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 6/30/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOldest Civil War Monument - Murfreesboro, TN

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Built by Union soldiers in 1863

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.

location: Tennessee

date approved: 6/30/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - House in Mayfair - Stanhope Row, London, UK

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This Westminster City Council green plaque marks the site where "Mayfair's Oldest House" used to stand. The plaque is located over an archway on the north east side of Stanhope Row with the arch leading through to Shepher Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/30/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesCascade - Hoogeveen NL

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Water art work named "Cascade" through the Hoofdstraat in the center of Hoogeveen, The Netherlands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 6/30/2015

last visited: never

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Human ErrorRocky Mountain Arsenal - Commerce City, CO

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Pumping chemical weapons into the underground fissures - what could go wrong! (I lived through this folly.) Hmmm... sounds like fracking to me.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Colorado

date approved: 6/29/2015

last visited: never

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SimulacraHungry Gator in Down, Ulster - Ireland

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Beware of the Croc

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Moredale

location: Ulster, Ireland

date approved: 6/29/2015

last visited: 6/29/2015

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Elevated Everyday ObjectsTandem Bicycle - Halifax, NS, Canada

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A tandem bicycle is mounted on the corner of The Bicycle Thief restaurant at 1475 Lower Water Street at Bishop's landing in Halifax, Nova Scotia.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Nova Scotia, Canada

date approved: 6/29/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesFIRST Credit Union style Bank in Canada - South Rustico, PEI

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Situated in one of the oldest communities on Prince Edward Island, the Farmers' Bank was the forerunner of Credit Unions in Canada.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 6/29/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesONLY -- Grist Mill in Oregon Still Grinding Flour - Butte Creek Mill - Eagle Point, OR

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A historical marker noted this historic flour mill with this superlative title.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/29/2015

last visited: never

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Guinness World RecordsLargest Bottle Cap Mosaic - Diever NL

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The World Record of largest mosaic in the world made out of 8,238,939 bottle caps located on the Kastanjelaan in Diever, The Netherlands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dreamhummie

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 6/28/2015

last visited: never

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Love PadlocksLove Locks, Mainz / Germany

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"Lovers attach a lock to the bridge, then throw the key into the river to seal their love forever."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dajumaro

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 6/28/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesPolice Telephone Box (TARDIS) - Earl's Court Road, London, UK

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On the south west side of Earl's Court Road, outside Earl's Court tube station, is an old style police box similar to the TARDIS in the "Dr Who" TV show.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/26/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesOLDEST - Catholic Church on Prince Edward Island

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The first Catholic church built in Rustico, a log building, was erected in 1792. This church, built in 1838, was the third St. Augustine to be built on the site, replacing a second built in 1807.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Prince Edward Island, Canada

date approved: 6/26/2015

last visited: never

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SuperlativesLongest continuously operating hotel in the United States - Boston, MA

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Now known as the Omni Parker House, a hotel has operated here since 1854.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/25/2015

last visited: 6/27/2015

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Guinness World RecordsFirst Rocket Launch - Auburn MA

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First liquid fuelled rocket launched.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Massachusetts

date approved: 6/25/2015

last visited: never

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesAlfred Hitchcock's Former Home - Cromwell Road, London, UK

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This English Heritage blue plaque is on the former home of Sir Alfred Hitchcock. It is located on the south side of Cromwell Road in West London.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: London, United Kingdom

date approved: 6/24/2015

last visited: never

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